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Nov 27, 2018
It is the shopping season, so I thought I would share my two favorite purchases of 2018 with you.
This summer I was getting frustrated with the 13-inch screen size of my laptop as it was preventing … [continue reading]
Nov 20, 2018
I get my oil changed at Jiffy Lube. I probably could learn how to do it myself, but I’d rather pay them to do it. It is what they do best.
Today, I spent a good amount of time in … [continue reading]
Dec 22, 2017
This is a quick housekeeping post.
First, I want to apologize to any of the users that received a CAPTCHA block trying to access this site over the past month. I was unaware it was happening until two … [continue reading]
Oct 26, 2017
Two months ago I bought a 13.3-inch ASUS ZenBook laptop. For the most part, I am very pleased with the performance of the laptop, but there a few things I dislike.
We got off to a rocky start when I … [continue reading]
Sep 22, 2017
Back in January, I posted Duolingo Fluency Estimates – My Data, in which I shared my fluency estimates charted over time to help other users better understand what a fluency path might look like if they show a similar … [continue reading]
Sep 6, 2017
I wrote this post last April Fools Day, but never published. I wanted to share this idea far away from April 1st.
I recall back in the pre-Internet Days, April Fools Day was more fun. Some teacher or co-worker would … [continue reading]